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Wednesday, January 30 • 8:00am - 9:30am
Sustainable Low Income Living with Permaculture

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Permaculture is based on observing and partnering with Nature. It weaves together strategies which include one’s home, the landscape, water, building soil quality, growing and preserving food, and energy needs. By identifying ways that work in partnership with nature instead of against, participants will have more housing, energy, and food security. Participants will learn about a proposal that changes the conversation about poverty initiatives and have a chance to give feedback.

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Rich Thwaits

Retired Director, Marathon County Head Start
Rich Thwaits was a retired educator of 40 years when Permaculture found him.  For 23 of those years he served as a Head Start Director, a federal program serving low-income preschool children and their families. He realized that Permaculture was the systems piece that was missing... Read More →

Wednesday January 30, 2019 8:00am - 9:30am